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Before submitting a final plat for approval, the subdivider shall prepare a preliminary plat and complete an application and review checklist (see Illustration No. 1). The preliminary plat shall be prepared in accordance with this Ordinance, and the subdivider shall file an adequate number of copies and an electronic copy, as determined by the County zoning administrator, together with the appropriate fee, of the plat and the application with the County zoning administrator at least 30 days prior to the meeting of the County zoning committee at which action is desired. In addition:

(a) The County Zoning Administrator shall, within 2 normal work days after filing, transmit:

(1) Adequate number of copies to the County zoning committee together with one copy of the soil boring and percolation results.

(2) Two (2) copies to the following agencies and companies for review and approval or comments concerning matters within their jurisdiction:

a. Town clerk, who is responsible for distributing to town officials and the fire department and sanitary or utility districts, if applicable.

b. Clerk of each adjoining city or village if the subdivision lies within their extraterritorial plat approval jurisdiction.

c. The Kenosha County Highway Department, if the land owned or controlled by the subdivider abuts a County trunk highway.

d. Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission.

e. The applicable school district.

f. The applicable natural gas and electric power companies.

g. Affected County departments concerning matters within their jurisdiction.

(b) Wisconsin Department of Administration. In accordance with Section 236.12(2) of the Wisconsin Statutes, the subdivider shall submit a paper copy or electronic copy of the preliminary plat that is capable of clearly legible reproduction to the Director of Plat Review of the Wisconsin Department of Administration, who will transmit copies of the plat at the subdivider’s expense to objecting agencies. [Code § 14.03-2, 2018.]